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At Cox & Kings we love everything to do with travel. Not just the A to B, but the many revelations along the way, from the grandest landscapes to unexpected minutiae. Compass is our online travel magazine, designed to inspire, inform and entertain. There are destination articles by travel writers, Cox & Kings experts and our well-travelled clients; celebrity interviews; travel tips & ideas; competitions; great photography, recipes; and much more besides.

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A guide to Ethiopia


3 Jun 20

Known as the ‘Roof of Africa’ due to its elevation, Ethiopia offers some diverse sights – from churches carved out of stone

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A guide to… Peruvian cuisine


11 Mar 20

Find out more about Peruvian cuisine and some of the dishes you should try on holiday.

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Contenders, ready!…difficult destination decisions


10 Mar 20

Cox & Kings’ Eleanor Lawrence puts some comparable destinations across the globe head to head.

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Top 10… rooms with a view


27 Jan 20

Discover a collection of hotels around the world with stunning views that you'll want to wake up to.

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The Stans…which should I visit and why?


12 Dec 19

Cox & Kings’ Eleanor Lawrence picks the top things to see across Central Asia’s former Soviet Republics.

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Gourmet delights… in Australia


6 Dec 19

From fine dining to street food, find out more about the varied, modern Australian cuisine here.

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Wondrous facts…about the New Seven Wonders


27 Nov 19

Cox & Kings' Eleanor Lawrence digs up some fascinating facts and figures on the New Seven Wonders of the World.

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A beginner’s guide to…whale watching in Walker Bay


14 Nov 19

Marketing manager Amy Waller offers advice on how to make the most of a whale-watching trip to South Africa.

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Top 10 tombs …around the world


31 Oct 19

Whether it be the colossal mausoleums and elaborate graves of the great and the good or eerie cemeteries and labyrinthine catacombs holding

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In search of the good life…Italy’s beautiful borghi


26 Sep 19

Cox & Kings’ Eleanor Lawrence goes off the beaten track to Italy’s historic borghi.

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A guide to… Mekong river cruises


21 Aug 19

Cox & Kings’ Eleanor Lawrence compiles the best boutique river vessels cruising the mighty Mekong.

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Latin America … group tours with a difference


15 Aug 19

Cox & Kings’ Eleanor Lawrence takes a sneak peek inside our Latin America 2020-21 group tour collection.

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